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Synonyms for scuffle

Synonyms for scuffle

to contend with an opponent at close quarters, as by attempting to throw him or her

to drag (the feet) along the floor or ground while walking

a physical conflict involving two or more

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disorderly fighting

a hoe that is used by pushing rather than pulling

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an unceremonious and disorganized struggle

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walk by dragging one's feet

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fight or struggle in a confused way at close quarters

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PTI and PML-N supporters also scuffled and chanted slogans outside the polling station established at Crescent School in Shadman colony area of the city.
Demonstrators and police in Oakland, California have scuffled as more than 1,000 people marched on city hall to express their anger over arrests at an "Occupy Wall Street" camp there.
BEIRUT: A Lebanese Army sergeant was wounded in Tripoli's Tal neighborhood by stray gun-fire Thursday as two civilians scuffled over "personal reasons," according to the National News Agency (NNA).
Michael Lye allegedly plunged a knife in the chest of his brother Jamie Johnstone as they scuffled at their home.
A COVENTRY woman and her partner scuffled with her ex-boyfriend in the doorway of his house and took his mobile phone.
The heavyweight scuffled with Hasim Rahman, who took the British champ's three world titles after a bout in South Africa in April.
ISLAMABAD -- Lawmakers from PTI and ruling PMLN scuffled with each other on Tuesday when a member of Imran Khan's party raised 'Go Nawaz Go' slogan in a parliamentary committee meeting.
Video footage shot by a television cameraman and seen by the GDN appeared to show Reem Khalifa, the Bahraini correspondent for Associated Press and wife of former Al Wasat editor Dr Mansoor Al Jamri, strike Dr Hind Al Fayaz as the pair scuffled during an argument.
LAHORE, June 14, 2010 (Balochistan Times): Two women MPAs of Pakistan Peoples Party scuffled with each other in the cafeteria of Punjab Assembly.
Despite claiming he was looking for his girlfriend, Kel was chucked out of the toilets and then scuffled with security.
According to Gardner, two men briefly scuffled with a taxi driver who confronted them at the Tree House Bar on Tapo Street as the men attempted to break a window of an adjacent business.